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John Brand

M, #1640, b. 14 September 1806, d. 19 April 1883
Last Edited: 12 Jul 2019

Parents:

Father*: John Brand b. 12 Mar 1776, d. Mar 1845
Mother*: Elizabeth Michie b. 10 Apr 1774
  • Birth*: John Brand was born on 14 September 1806 at Old Machar, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, .1
  • He was the son of John Brand and Elizabeth Michie.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: John Brand married Elizabeth Nicolson, daughter of John Nicolson and Grace Grant, on 13 February 1830 at Old Machar, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, .2
  • (Deceased) Death*: John Brand died on 19 April 1883 at 16 Summer Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, , at age 76 John Brand, formerly carter, widower of Elizabeth Nicolson, 1883 April 19th 5h 30m am, 16 Summer Street Aberdeen, about 78 years, fath William Brand, farmer (dec), moth Elizabeth Brand ms Michie (dec), general debility (senile) uncertain as cert by Robert John Garden MD, inf George Smith son-in-law & occupier (present), reg 1883 April 19th at Aberdeen, James Valentine registrar.
  • (Interred) Burial*: He was buried with John Brand on 21 April 1883 at St Peters Cemetery, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, , St Peters Churchyard April 1883, 21, John Brand, carter, 16 Summer Street, mark 26/25, age 78 months, stone /, depth -, ground dues £-/5/-, sextons dues £-/4/-, total £-/9/-.3
  • (Spouse) Death: His spouse Elizabeth Nicolson died on 26 March 1871 at 2 Marywell Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, ; 1871 deaths in the district of Old Machar in the burgh of Aberdeen, ref 230, Elizabeth Brand married to John Brand carter 1871 March 26th 9h pm 2 Marywell Street Aberdeen, female aged 66 years, parents John Nicholson blacksmith (dec) and Grace Nicholson ms Grant (dec), cause bronchitis 6 days as cert by William Reid MD, signed John Clouston son-in-law, 15 Kingslaw Place, Aberdeen; reg 1871 March 28th at Aberdeen, signed John Leask registrar.4
  • DeathofSpouse*: On 26 March 1871 at 2 Marywell Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, , John's wife died; carter.
  • (Witness) Burial: He witnessed the burial of John Anderson and George Anderson in 1830 at St Peters Cemetery CY/26/25, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, ; Hendrey, James 01 Sept 1830 (not found)
    Anderson, John 01 Nov 1831
    Anderson, George 01 Nov 1831
    Anderson, Mrs (Eliz Brand) 01 Dec 1831
    Mackie, Andrew 01 May 1837 (not found)
    Anderson, Alexander 01 Jan 1838
    Reid, Alexander 01 Oct 1839 (not found)
    Mackie, Mrs 01 Dec 1839 (not found)
    Mackie, William 01 Nov 1842 (not found)
    Reid, Alexander (female of) 28 Nov 1843 (not found)
    Brand, John Still 02 Oct 1844
    Brand, John 15 Mar 1845
    Mackie, Mrs 06 Nov 1845 (not found)
    Young, Elizabeth M 27 Mar 1848 (not found ? 2741)
    Mackie, Mrs 23 Jun 1848 (not found)
    Smith, George 25 Jun 1863
    Smith, Robert Nicol 03 Feb 1866
    Smith, Alexander R 03 Nov 1866
    Brands, Christena 09 Nov 1870
    Brand, Elizabeth Nicolson 29 Mar 1871
    Clouston, Edwin S 29 Dec 1873
    Brand, William 20 Aug 1877
    Brand, John 21 Apr 1883.5
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: John Brand is commemorated on the headstone erected in 1871 at St Peters Cemetery, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, . Inscription reads In Memory of
    Elizabeth Nicolson
    spouse of John Brand
    Who died 26th March 1871 Aged 66 Years
    Also the said John Brand
    Who Died 19th April 1883 Aged 79 Years.6

Census Events

Head of Household6 June 1841He and Elizabeth Nicolson, Jane Brand, William Pirie Smith Brand, Helen Brand and Elizabeth Michie Brand were listed in the 1841 census at Windmill Brae, Bon Accord, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, . John Brand, 35, carter, Aberdeenshire; Elizabeth Brand, 35, Aberdeenshire.7
Head of Household30 March 1851He was listed as head of household along with spouse Elizabeth Nicolson in the 1851 census at 44 Windmill Brae, Old Machar, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, . John Brand, head, 44, coal carter, Aberdeen; Elizabeth Brand, wife, 46, Aberdeen; also in the household were William Pirie Smith Brand, Helen Brand, Elizabeth Michie Brand and Mary Brand.
Head of Household7 April 1861He was listed as head of household, along with spouse Elizabeth Nicolson in the 1861 census at 2 Marywell Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, . John Brands, head, mar, 58, carter, Aberdeen; Elizabeth Brands, wife, mar, 56, Aberdeen; 2 rooms with windows; also in the household were Helen Brand and Mary Brand.
Head of Household2 April 1871He was listed as head of household in the 1871 census at 2 Marywell Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, . John Brand, head, widower, 69, carter, Aberdeen; also in the household was Mary Brand, Georgina Taylor Brand, Isabella Adams Brand, William Pirie Smith Brand, Andrew Brand and William Mackie Miller Brand.
Member of Household3 April 1881They was listed as a member of the household of George Smith and Jane Brand in the 1881 census at 16 Summer Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, . John Brand, father-in-law, widower, 78, formerly carter, Aberdeen; George Smith, head, mar, 57, house carpenter jour, Culter, Banff; Jane Smith, wife, mar, 47, Aberdeen.8

Family:

Elizabeth Nicolson b. 25 Nov 1804, d. 26 Mar 1871

Children:

Elizabeth Brand6 b. s Nov 1830, d. 7 Dec 1831
Jane Brand+ b. 27 Jul 1832, d. 15 May 1906
John Brand b. 23 Jul 1834, d. 13 Feb 1837
William Pirie Smith Brand+ b. 9 Sep 1836, d. 25 Oct 1909
Helen Brand+ b. 27 Aug 1838, d. 7 Mar 1916
Elizabeth Michie Brand+ b. 17 Aug 1840, d. 3 Jul 1920
John Still Brand b. 2 Jan 1843, d. Oct 1844
Janet Brand+ b. 3 Mar 1845, d. b 7 Oct 1891
Mary Brand+ b. 29 May 1847, d. 23 May 1931

Citations

  1. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), LDS C119066 [Feb 2005].
  2. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI), LDS M119068 [Feb 2005].
  3. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) www.deceasedonline.com, Aberdeen City Council, St Peters Cemetery (Aberdeen) [Apr 2012].
  4. [S50] Unknown subject, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (New Register House, Edinburgh, Scotland: General Record Office of Scotland), GROS Statutory Deaths 1871 Aberdeen Old Machar ref 230, image held [Jun 2005].
  5. [S62] Website Deceased online (www.deceasedonline.com) Burial Record St Peters Cemetery Aberdeen ref CY26/25 [Jul 2019].
  6. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , Headstone Photograph transcription Aberdeen St Peter Cemetery PCC [Jul 2019].
  7. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), 1841 Old Machar Aberdeen [Jul 2006].
  8. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, 1881 Old Machar Aberdeen [Jul 2006].